November 25, 2013
Dear Swimmers and Parents,
Thank you for everyones help in putting on our VJO Tri Meet last Saturday. Results will be emailed out in the next couple of days. Don’t forget our next team meet will be Saturday December 14th in Rohnert Park.
No Practice over Thanksgiving
There will be NO PRACTICE this Thursday Nov 28th and Friday November 29th. We hope everyone has a fantastic Thanksgiving.
Saturday Morning Practice – Nov 30th
This Saturday Nov 30th we will be having a special morning practice. The focus of this practice will be Starts and turns, so if you are looking for some extra help on starts and turns we’ll see you there.
9-11am - Seniors and Age Groupers
9-10am - Monica, Sam, and Hillary’s Group
Pacific Swimming Registration Due
It’s that time of year again to renew your Pacific Swimming Registration. Please place your check in the Membership Folder (Powell) in the cart on deck. If you have any questions please call Diane Powell at 707-342-1199. Your 2014 card will be delivered to you in January, 2014.
Due: December 2nd 2013
Amount: $65.00 (for each Swimmer)
What is the Pacific Swimming Registration Fee?
The Pacific Swimming Registration fee provides the swimmer with a National Registration Number (USA-S number), which is used when entering all swim meets, and USS insurance coverage during workouts and meets. This registration is required each calendar year to renew membership to Pacific Swimming.
Rock Climbing at Rockzilla ***Deadline Extended to Tomorrow****
Meet at 10am at the Cunningham Pool to Carpool, arrive at Rockzilla at 10:30am
Location:Rockzilla, 849 Jackson St., Napa, (707)255-1500
Cost:$15 Climbers (includes pizza lunch) $5 non climbers (includes pizza lunch)
Pizza from Filippi’s Pizza Grotto – Lunch at Rockzilla
Sign-up By: ***Extended to tomorrow Tuesday Nov 26th***
Return Sign-up Sheet with your check payable to VJO. Envelope handing by file folders at pool
For More Info:John Yee at (415)310-2878 or email, [email protected]
Dine Out at Pasta Pomodoro
INVITE YOUR FRIENDS AND FAMILY TO DINE WITH US ON
Tuesday, December 3rd
Dine In & To-Go
Pasta Pomodoro will donate 20% of your bill to Vallejo Aquatic Club
Please present flyer to your server. They require one flyer per table
Location: PASTA POMODORO | VALLEJO
163 Plaza Drive | Vallejo, CA 94591
VJO Parka Order
We will be placing a Team Parka Order on Friday Dec 6th. Parka order forms have been placed in family file folders. Extra order forms can be found in the “Extra Order Forms” file folder at the pool and on our team website at www.vallejoaquatics.org (click on “Documents” tab). Please place all completed parka order forms and checks into Mirium Rivera’s (VJO Team Attire) file folder. Order forms are due by Friday Dec 6th.
Girls VJO Team Suit for Purchase
The Villagomez Family ordered a team suit that is too small and would like to sell it. The VJO Team suit for sale is a brand new (never worn) size 26 girls “Q Suit” with the Shark on the front. If you are interested in purchasing this team suit please contact Jennifer Thiem at [email protected] .
WCAB Senior II Trials/ Finals Meet – Dec 6-8
The WCAB Senior II Trial/Final Meet on Dec 6-8 is now open online for entries. This meet is recommended for all Senior Group swimmers. Please keep in mind you need Senior II time standard to enter this meet.
Enter Online: http://ome.swimconnection.com/pc/WCAB20131206
Entry Deadline: Wed November 27th
Location: Clarke Memorial Swim Center, 1750 Heather Dr Walnut Creek, CA 94598
Junior Olympic Championships – Dec 6-8
The 14 &Under Junior Olympic Championships is still open for entries. Online entries will be accepted through Wednesday, November 27, 2013. This year JO’s will be held at the Morgan Hill Aquatics Complex.
Tri Meet at QUIK – Sat Dec 14th
Saturday Dec 14th will be our Tri Meet against QUIK and SSS at the Rohnert Park Honey Bee Pool. This is our team meet for the month of December and the last chance to qualify for Zone 3 Championships in January. All VJO swimmers are encouraged to attend. Meet entry forms will be sent out the first week in December.
2013 FALL MEET DATES:
Nov 28-29 - No Practice (Happy Thanksgiving!)
Nov 29 - Rock Climbing at Rockzilla @10:30am
Nov 30th - Saturday Morning Practice 9-11am (Monica, Sam & Hillary’s Group 9-10am)
Dec 3 - Dine Out at Pasta Pomodoro (VJO Fundraiser- All Day)
Dec 6-8 - Junior Olympic 14 & Under Championships (Morgan Hill, CA)
Dec 6-8 - Senior Champs (Sr II @ Walnut Creek)
Dec 14th - Tri Meet @ QUIK (Honey Bee Pool, Rohnert Park, CA)
Dec 19th - Annual Christmas Party (6-9pm at Jesse Bethal HS)
Dec 24-25 - No Practice (Merry Christmas!)
Dec 26th - Shark Pride Day (All Groups 5-6:30pm)
Dec 31-Jan 1st - No Practice (Happy New Year’s)
Jan 18-20 - Zone 3 Winter Championships (Santa Rosa JC)
Feb 7-9 - VJO C/B/A+ Meet
Feb 13-17 - Lost Dutchman Meet (Chandler, Arizona)
Mar 1-2 - Zone 3 All Star Meet (Burlingame HS)
Mar 14-16 - Junior Olympic Championships
April 3-6 - Far Western Championships (Morgan Hill, CA)
April 25-27 - VJO Long Course C/B/A Meet (Cunningham Pool)